Eamon Javers joined CNBC in June 2010 as a Washington reporter based at the bureau in the nation's capital. He appears on CNBC's Business Day programming.
Previously, Javers was a White House reporter for Politico, where he covered the intersection of Wall Street and Washington. He conducted investigations of the administration's financial bailouts and economic stimulus efforts, broke news about the presidency of Barack Obama and authored trend stories on Washington.
Prior to joining Politico, Javers was a Washington correspondent for BusinessWeek magazine writing extensively about Washington lobbying, including the Jack Abramoff scandal and unearthed previously unknown incidents of corporate espionage. He also was an on-air correspondent for CNBC, where he covered the intersection of business and politics. Javers' articles have appeared in Fortune, Money, Congressional Quarterly and Slate.com. He began his career at The Hill, a weekly newspaper (and website) covering Congress.
Javers is author of the book "Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage," which revealed a never-before-reported CIA policy allowing active-duty officers to moonlight in the private sector.
He has appeared as an analyst on each of the major broadcast networks, all of the major cable television news networks, "News Hour with Jim Lehrer" on PBS, the BBC and National Public Radio. He also is a regular panelist on "Washington Week with Gwen Ifill" on PBS.
In 2014, Javers was named a finalist in the Gerald Loeb Awards explanatory category for his coverage of how market-moving financial data is released. In 2006, Javers received an Award of Distinction in investigative journalism from the Medill School of Journalism. He graduated from Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y.
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CNBC's Eamon Javers reports President Trump's travel ban has been blocked by a federal judge, citing the new order issued... "to disfavor a particular religion, among other reasons.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the highlights of the Justice Department's charges against four individuals, including two Russian FSB officials, in the hacking of Yahoo.
Irish PM Enda Kenny talks about his upcoming meeting with President Trump, immigration reform and Brexit's impact on Ireland.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the leaked forms were revealed on "The Rachel Maddow Show," and showed President Donald Trump took $103 million write down in 2005.
A federal law enforcement official Monday issued a dramatic warning about a national security threat that could be part of science fiction.
Is genetic biowarfare becoming a reality? CNBC's Eamon Javers reports.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the Congressional Budget Office report on the Republicans' American Health Care Act which appeared worse than expected for the uninsured as rates increase in the early years.
Preet Bharara says he was fired by the Trump administration as the United States attorney for the southern district of New York after he refused to resign.
President Trump fires Preet Bharara after he refused to step down, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.